return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
Zoo Med Heat Emitter  
click here for Rodent Pro
This Space Available
3 months for $50.00
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: ACTION ALERT: South Carolina Non-Native Venomous Ban . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Rat Snake . . . . . . . . . .  Reptiles At The York Expo Center - May 15, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Pittsburgh Mega Reptile Expo - May 29-30, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - June 05, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Hamburg Reptile Show - June 12, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Northern Virginia Reptile Show - June. 19, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  All Maryland Reptile Show - July 10, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  York County Reptile Show - July 11, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Richmond Reptile Expo - July 17, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - July 24, 2021 . . . . . . . . . .  Hamburg Reptile Show - Aug. 07, 2021 . . . . . . . . . . 
Horned Lizard Forum Classified Ads
Photo: regal horned lizard
Gallery Photo: aliceinwl
search this forum

search in:

Horned lizards (Phrynosoma) are a genus of lizards which are the type genus of the family Phrynosomatidae. Popularly called a "horned toad", "horny toad", or "horned frog", it is neither a toad nor a frog but a true lizard. The spines on its back and sides are made from modified scales, whereas the horns on the heads are true horns (i.e. they have a bony core). There are 15 species of horned lizards in North America, eight of which are native to the United States. The largest-bodied and most widely distributed of the U.S. species is the Texas horned lizard (P. cornutum). The horned lizard's diet is primarily made up of harvester ants, which makes them more difficult to maintain in captivity than most other lizards, though they supplement these with termites, beetles, and grasshoppers.

Here you may post messages or questions pertaining to all aspects and issues regarding the keeping, breeding, health, and conservation of all horned lizards species and subspecies.

If you are a new user to this forum, please take the time to review the rules first before posting: Terms of Service.
Index of /ssi/classifieds

Index of /ssi/classifieds

- click here to see all ads
This forum is for informational purposes only and is moderated. We ask that you refrain from making personal attacks against individuals or companies. Anything considered disruptive, abusive or obscene will be removed. You may read the Terms of Service here. Advertising anything, except for events, is prohibited here. You may visit our Classifieds area for your advertising needs.
RodentPro.com - feeders for less!
full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
Aquatic Turtle Diets and Professional Fish Foods
pool banner - $50 year

[ Login ] [ Post A New Message ] [ Register to Post ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Today's Posts ] [ Find New ]
 
Total 1062 messages in 257 threads, now displaying threads 1 - 75  [ Collapsed View ]   [ Sort Old-to-New ]   [ Non-Threaded View ]
 Home > Lizard Forums > Horned Lizards

Page:  1  2  3  4 

Page:  1  2  3  4 

 
[ Login ] [ Post A New Message ] [ Register to Post ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Today's Posts ] [ Find New ]

Top